Photo Contest “Scenes of Suffield”

Suffield Township Historical Society presents "Scenes of Suffield". This is a photo contest for pictures taken around Suffield Township and will be featured in a 2024 Calendar.  Please no "self portraits" The photos can be sent via Email: [email protected] or Hard Copy mailed to: 1241 State Route 43 Suffield OH 44260.  

Edith Chase Symposium

Col. Architecture & Environmental Design 132 S. Lincoln St., Kent

'Invasive Species in Ohio: A Threat to Biodiversity' Presentation by Mary Mertz, Director Ohio Dept. Natural Resources. Invasive species can disrupt food webs, alter habitats, and reduce biodiversity, which can have far-reaching consequences in Ohio and across the Midwest. ODNR Director Mary Mertz, will discuss the critical importance of controlling invasive plant and animal species for the future of Ohio’s natural areas. Attendees will come away with a deeper understanding of the impact of invasive species and how they can […]

Last Exit Bookstore Open Poetry

3rd Friday Open Poetry at Last Exit Bookstore.124 E Main St #1, Kent, OH.  Come perform your original poems, songs, or other short recitations.

Next Chapter Book Club

Reed Memorial Library 167 E Main Street, Ravenna

A unique community-based book club for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Register online and our librarian, Anne, will contact you with more information. Limited to 8 people. Join us to read books that you get to help choose! This program is designed for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Each month we will spend an hour reading, talking about the chosen book, and completing an activity. Books are not checked out ahead of time but each member will be […]

Event Series Book Sale by the Friends of Reed Memorial Library

Book Sale by the Friends of Reed Memorial Library

Buy used books, movies, and music and support the RML Friends of the Library with your purchases. Both donated and ex-library books are for sale in all categories and for all readers. DVDs, audiobooks, and music CDs will also be available for purchase. Sale is located in our meeting rooms on the library's lower level. While you're at the sale, join the RML Friends and be an active part of supporting your library! Saturday, Friends Members Only from 9 am […]

6th Annual Edith Chase Poetry Reading: Songs for Wild Ohio

Poets from around Ohio will read their poems in a theatrical style poetry reading at the Wick Poetry Center Garden, 126 S Lincoln St, Kent, OH 44242.  Park at the Kent State Fashion Museum.   In case of rain, we will move next door, at the Kent State School of Architecture and Environmental Design, Cene Lecture Hall.

Event Series Young at Heart

Young at Heart

Young at Heart organization for 55 and older, meets every 3rd Tuesday of the month at the Immaculate Conception Hall Parish. We gather for meals, meeting and fellowship. All denominations are welcome. To attend or for more information call Sandra at 330-322-0231.

Concert Series: R&D Duo

Kent Free Library 312 West Main St., Kent

Richard “Poppo” Weiner and Doug Bender are a guitar and bass combo who formed the R&D Duo in 2017. They have played at a variety of venues in Northeast Ohio, including the Kent Blues Fest. Enjoy listening to the R&D Duo play traditional and popular American acoustic blues on the Library’s second floor balcony. All ages are welcome. No registration required. The Concert Series is generously supported by the Friends of Kent Free Library.

Event Series Garden Club of Kent dinner meeting

Garden Club of Kent dinner meeting

United Methodist Church 1435 East Main Street, Kent

Monday, January 23, United Methodist Church, 1435 East Main Street, Kent OH. Members’ dinner, $14 each, at 6:30 pm; reserve with your caller the Friday before. The speaker/program is at 7:30pm and is free and open to the public. The speaker for January will be Beth Whipple from the Master Gardeners program, on the spotted lanternfly, an invasive pest that uses Ailanthus altissima, the Tree of Heaven, for its host.

Kettle Corn Drive Thru Sale

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church 342 S Chillicothe Rd, Aurora

Our Lady of Perpetual Help's Knights of Columbus Kettle Corn Drive Thru Sale is returning starting May 24. The drive thru is weekly, continuing every Wednesday.

Event Series Annual Plant Sale

Annual Plant Sale

Ode to Joy Center 480 Ravenna Road

The Garden Club of Kent will hold its Annual Plant Sale from 8:00am to 6:00pm on Friday and Saturday and from 8:00am to noon on Sunday. Come early for the best selection.

ReedFest: A Kickoff to Summer Celebration

Ravenna City Park of Dreams 165 Oakwood Street, Ravenna

Jump start your summer fun at our after-hours party at Ravenna City Park, in conjunction with Ravenna Parks & Recreations’ Summer Celebration. We'll have games, crafts, activities, a collaborative art project, a story trail (with free books) and something for every age and interest.  We're bringing in Kona Ice and the first 100 kids will get a free shaved ice.  Ravenna Parks & Rec will have bubble soccer, archery, more games and food trucks. It's a summer evening not to […]